90’s mom, 20’s flapper or 2nd grade me? Not sure which I look more like, but I am thrilled to have finally chopped my hair off. My hair has gone through many phases, as hair does, from a short bob in elementary school to very curly ringlets in middle school to lower-back length curls in high school to medium-long waves in college, I just went for it. I have been wanting to chop it all off… View Post

Whether it’s rotating between my favorite coffee shops in Buffalo these days, or back in high school when I’d ask my Dad to take me to the nearest cafe in Medina (looking at you, Shirt Factory,) cafes are my go-to home away from home to simultaneously get work done and relax. Sipping on a cup of coffee or a sugary vanilla latte if I feel like treating myself (I usually do,) listening to some Norah… View Post

{Wearing: Free People dress, H&M black knit tights, Target over-the-knee boots (similar here)} It’s always nice when you can find something else to do in winter that isn’t part of your day-to-day routine. Winter can begin to feel monotonous, so whenever there is an event going on that I haven’t been to before I get excited. I checked out the Botanical Gardens over the summer and absolutely loved it. I originally thought it would be… View Post

I’ve been wanting to write a book recommendation list for a long time, but I just haven’t had the time to read all the books I’ve been wanting to read, so it will have to wait a bit longer. Articles that pop up on my Twitter feed are a bit easier, and I’ve read some really great ones lately, so sit back, have a cup of coffee and here are some of my reading recommendations for… View Post

Better late than never right? The smell of mulled wine in the air, string lights twinkling between the buildings in Toronto’s Distillery District, well-dressed (and bundled) Canadian couples walking hand in hand. In December, a few weeks before Christmas, Dan and I drove up to Toronto for their annual Christmas Market. Neither of us had ever been before and I hadn’t even heard of it, but our friend Lucy told us about it and after… View Post